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Chippewa County takes on challenge of public vote on appointing two offices
#metoo: Three women share their stories of sexual harassment, assault
Puttin' on The Mitts: What are you going to do with those leftovers?
Minneapolis man sentenced for March robbery in Willmar
Records published Nov. 24
Larson Column: Golf vs. Tom: Golf makes its case and it's a strong one
Larson Column: To golf or not to golf
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
NFC North is Vikings' to lose
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Keith Cleo Moist
Catherine A. Brainard
Jeanne M. Poage
Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
November 8, 2017
When a bystander fired on the Texas church shooter, the NRA found its hero
A good guy with a gun, along with his National Rifle Association training, stopped a bad guy with a gun, according to the NRA. On his show this...
November 8, 2017 - 7:01am
October 5, 2017
NRA supports push to regulate 'bump stocks,' surpassing White House, GOP stand
WASHINGTON - The National Rifle Association has joined an effort to restrict a device that was used to accelerate gunfire in the Las Vegas massacre,...
October 5, 2017 - 3:52pm
October 2, 2017
Commentary: Country artists have the ear of American gun culture. They need to speak up.
Country music aspires to tell the story of real life in America, but American life continues to feel unreal.
October 2, 2017 - 1:42pm
June 29, 2017
Watch: The NRA recruitment video that is even upsetting gun owners
"They use their media to assassinate real news," the woman's voice says scornfully. "They use their schools to teach children that their president...
June 29, 2017 - 9:08pm
June 22, 2017
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
On Friday a jury acquitted law enforcement officer Jeronimo Yanez of manslaughter charges after he shot Philando Castile to death in Minnesota....
June 22, 2017 - 1:30pm
Some gun owners were disturbed by the Castile verdict, but the NRA has been silent
Amid the national fury over the death of Philando Castile at a traffic stop in July - a shooting made more horrific by his girlfriend's Facebook...
June 22, 2017 - 10:30am
October 3, 2015
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
October 3, 2015 - 12:00am
February 24, 2014
Supreme Court declines challenges to gun laws
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Supreme Court on Monday declined to wade into the politically volatile issue of gun control by leaving intact three court rulings rejecting challenges to federal and state laws.
February 24, 2014 - 9:41am
May 3, 2013
NRA official: 'Culture war' more than gun rights
HOUSTON (AP) -- The National Rifle Association kicked off its annual convention Friday with a warning to its members they are engaged in a "culture...
May 3, 2013 - 11:08pm
April 24, 2013
Letter: The NRA isn’t the bully
First off, I’d like to thank Harold Petersen for his excellent letter in the April 22 paper. As I read this, President Obama’s Rose Garden speech was on KWLM. I had already watched this on television. I think it’s really pathetic for a president to go before the world...
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 17, 2013
NRA president says group accepts background checks
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The head of the National Rifle Association says the organization has no problem with tighter background checks of gun purchasers. But association president David Keene also says too much emphasis has been placed on banning certain firearms. In an interview on "CBS...
January 17, 2013 - 10:59am
January 16, 2013
White House calls NRA video repugnant, cowardly
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says a National Rifle Association video referencing President BarackObama's daughters is "repugnant and cowardly." Obama spokesman Jay Carney says most Americans agree that a president's children should not be used as "pawns in a political fight."...
January 16, 2013 - 10:59am
December 21, 2012
NRA darling Walz stunned by organization's stance
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minnesota congressman who gets high marks from the National Rifle Association said he was dismayed with the gun lobby’s proposal...
December 21, 2012 - 11:07pm
Cartoon: NRA on Twitter
December 21, 2012 - 6:44pm
NRA calls for armed police officer in every school
December 21, 2012 - 11:45am